9780132381130

Laboratory Manual Physical Geography: A Landscape Appreciation, 9/E

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  • ISBN13:

    9780132381130

  • ISBN10:

    0132381133

  • Edition: 9th
  • Format: Nonspecific Binding
  • Copyright: 12/1/2008
  • Publisher: PRENTICE-HALL
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Summary

This lab manual offers a comprehensive set of lab exercises to accompany any physical geography class. The manual emphasizes the application of concepts needed to understand geography. Images in jpg format, for instructor use in lecture presentations, are available for download and can be found in the catalog under the Answer Key to the Laboratory Manual (0132303248).

Table of Contents

Introduction
Metric Conversions
Location
Time
Map Scale
Map Projections
Isolines
Earth-Sun Relations
Solar Angle
Insolation
Temperature Patterns
Air Pressure
Wind
Humidity
Adiabatic Processes
Stability
Midlatitude Cyclones
Weather Maps
Weather Satellite Images
Doppler Radar
Hurricanes
Climate Classification
Biome Distribution and Climate
Contour Lines
U.S. Geological Survey Topographic Maps
Topographic Profiles
U.S. Public Land Survey System
Stereo Aerial Photographs
Plate Tectonics
Volcanoes
Volcanic Calderas
Faulting
The San Andreas Fault
Mass Wasting
Drainage Basins
Floodplains
Stream Drainage Patterns
Stream Rejuvenation
Flood Recurrence Intervals
Karst Topography
Desert Landforms
Sand Dunes
Continental Glaciation
Alpine Glaciation
Coastal Landforms
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